Jo Brandim-Howson

Posts by Jo Brandim-Howson:

REVIEW José

By 27 March, 2019

José, winner of Venice Film Festival’s Queer Lion 2018, offers a tender study of a young, gay man’s life in the periphery of Guatemala City. Although we expect José to escape his circumstances through leaving the country, he... Read Article

REVIEW Obscuro Barroco

By 27 November, 2018

Obscuro Barroco is an acid-laced homage to the forces and characters that give life to Rio de Janeiro. Fragments of ecstatic dancing, fireworks, protests, contorted bodies, and cityscapes are paired with lyrical reflections from the long-time Rio resident,... Read Article

Amaro Freitas @ Ronnie Scott’s (2nd Nov 2018)

By 13 November, 2018

Following the release of his critically-acclaimed second album Rasif, Amaro Freitas‘ trio brought their European tour to London’s legendary jazz club, Ronnie Scott’s, on November 2nd. Hailing from Recife in north-east Brazil, Amaro Freitas’ sound not only blends different styles... Read Article

Luiz Zerbini: Razão Intuitivo

By 23 October, 2018

Luiz Zerbini presented his first major UK exhibition at the South London Gallery, taking place until August 19th 2018. This exhibition provided a (free) opportunity for the visitor to familiarise themselves with the work of an artist who... Read Article